AMAZING Vintage Pennsylvania Mennonite Feathered Star Blazing Sun Antique Quilt
AMAZING Vintage Pennsylvania Mennonite Feathered Star Blazing Sun Antique Quilt! This MAGNIFICENT cotton 1870's (could be earlier) touching stars quilt is hand pieced and hand quilted, with a nice sawtooth border. The pattern is known as "Pennsylvania Mennonite feathered star" or simply feathered star with blazing sun centers. The quilt measures a generous 80" X 94" and is in excellent condition, with a couple of small age spots and no wear. The quilting is SUPERB, with quilting and within the piecework and in elaborate feathered, orange peel, straight line, and other designs in the background, all at an even 10 stitches to the inch.
The back and hand stitched binding are white, and the batting is thin. You can see cotton seed residue inside when you hold the quilt up to the light. The AMAZING DESIGN, LUSH QUILTING, and GREAT COLORS make this 19th century COLLECTOR'S QUILT stand out -- TRULY MUSEUM QUALITY! The item "AMAZING Vintage Pennsylvania Mennonite Feathered Star Blazing Sun Antique Quilt" is in sale since Monday, August 14, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts".
The seller is "french72" and is located in Yellow Springs, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Pattern: Star
- Color: Multi-Color
- Size: Queen
- Material: Cotton
- Technique: Patchwork